Location: Venice, Italy – Date opened: 1638 The word casino originated in Italy, as did the world’s oldest casino—Casino di Venezia.
– Location: Monaco – Date opened: 1865 Monaco’s Casino de Monte-Carlo is legendary.
– Location: Las Vegas – Date opened: 1966 The $25 million, 14-story hotel and casino took its place as the twelfth major hotel on the Las Vegas Strip.
– Location: Las Vegas – Date opened: 1998 It was touted as being the world’s most expensive casino resort with a price tag of $1.6 billion.
– Location: Macau – Date opened: 2007 Venetian Macao has gondolas skimming through canals and a replica of St. Mark’s Square, as well as curved escalators in the main rotunda.